Vampire Sobre [Writober – Episode 4]

DĂ©couvrez tous les secrets de David Bowie dans l’Ă©pisode 4 de mon Writober 2019.

« We can be heroes
For ever and ever
What d’you say? »

L’unique spot Ă©clairait l’élĂ©gante silhouette du dandy. Il chantait avec toute la passion et l’énergie de son Ă©ternelle jeunesse.

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Monstre dans les Ă©gouts [Writober – Épisode 3]

Attention aux mauvaises rencontres dans l’Ă©pisode 3 de mon Writober 2019. Dans les Ă©gouts, personne ne vous entend crier…

Le jeune homme Ă©tait encore devant le magasin Ă  compter ses billets quand le dĂ©panneur abaissa le rideau mĂ©tallique. Il rĂ©cupĂ©ra le walkman sur le comptoir, pris la clĂ© dans le tiroir avant de se rendre dans l’arriĂšre-boutique. Il dĂ©plaça le distributeur de boissons qui cachait la trappe, prit sa lampe torche et son rĂ©volver avant d’ouvrir le cadenas.

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Cassette HantĂ©e [Writober 2019 – Épisode 2 ]

Un étrange héritage dans cet épisode 2 de mon Writober 2019. Special guest star : David Bowie.

Il pose le walkman sur le comptoir.
— Bonjour, vous pouvez rĂ©parer ça ? Quoi que je mette dans ce truc, il joue du Bowie en boucle.
— Et ça vous dĂ©range ?
— C’est un peu flippant, il joue mĂȘme sans piles.

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Writober 2019 – Jour 1

Premier Ă©pisode de mon dĂ©fi Writober 2019 avec David Bowie et le Major Tom en « guest stars ».

Cela fait 3 ans que je n’Ă©cris plus. Les meilleures choses ont sĂ»rement une fin, mais les moins bonnes doivent aussi en avoir une 😉

Writober, kesako ?

InspirĂ© de Inktober, le challenge pour illustrateurs dont j’ai dĂ©jĂ  parlĂ© sur ce blog, Writober propose aux auteurs de relever le dĂ©fi d’Ă©crire 31 textes sur un thĂšme imposĂ© pendant tout le mois d’octobre.

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The Enchanting Curse

Once upon a time a famous tale character is talking about her sleep to a therapist… A short story illustrated by a drawing of Dimitris Pantazis.

It’s a new year and I want to try something different. I will post on my blog short stories illustrated by the great artists I discovered.
Let’s begin with a « Once upon a time… » story and one Inktober drawing from a great storyteller artist: Dimitris Pantazis.

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Chiara Bautista: the star wolf, the masked woman and the bunnies

Discover Chiara Bautista mysterious and poetical world of illustration. This talentous mexican artist has created two unforgettable characters : the Bunny Girl and her love, the Star Wolf.

Some artist are mysterious, but Chiara Bautista is pure mystery. Who is this great illustrator only posting from time to time on her Facebook? I really knew few things about her: she is mexican, she lives in Tucson, Arizona and work for newspapers.

All I really know is that I’m in love with her graphical poetical alternative universe and especially some of characters: a long white haired naked woman wearing a bunny mask on her head accompanied by her love, a star wolf. There are bunnies too, and a (sometime) talking skull.

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Inktober 2018: 31 Shades of Art (Episode 4)

Welcome six other talentuous artists from Inktober, a great drawing challenge.

Art is emotion. Art is one of my passions and I love to share my discoveries  with you.  Have a look at the drawings of six great artists from Inktober 2018. I hope you will be moved by their art.
Enjoy this emotional graphical ride 🙂

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Inktober 2018: 31 Shades of Art (Episode 3)

Discover five other talentuous artists from the greatest drawing challenge of the year Inktober. This article features Sweeney Boo, Enrique Rivera, Konstantin Vavilov, Anna Meshchanova and Lydia Fenwick.

Today you will discover five other of my 31 favourite artists from Inktober 2018. They all have different styles, different universes, but they have one thing in common : a great artskill
Enjoy this graphical ride 🙂

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Inktober 2018: 31 Shades of Art (Episode 2)

Tribute to talentuous artists of Inktober, the greatest drawing challenge of the year. This second episode features Heikala, Jim Bryson, Saoirse Lou and Maria Dimova.

I love Inktober’s diversity. Diversity of style, of origins, of point of views.  Some drawings amaze me, others drawings disturb me, some are questioning me, some are empowering me.
It’s all the magic of art

Speaking of magic: there will be many witches in today article. October is the Halloween month and the witchcraft theme inspire many artists.
There will be some monsters, too. And monsters are cool 😉 It’s interesting to ask ourselves why this monsters seem so frightening for us. Is it just because
 Alright, enough deep questioning, enjoy this graphical ride 😉

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Inktober 2018: 31 Shades of Art (Episode 1)

Tribute to many of the talentuous artists of Inktober, the greatest drawing challenge of the year. This first episode features Dyru, Alfredo CĂĄceres, Brittney Lee and Martina Naldi.

December is here with all the Christmas stuff but Inktober is always on my mind. So many great artists I discovered every year, and every year the talent of this illustrators amazes me.
It take so many hours, creativity and energy for a 31 drawings challenge…
And many cups of coffee, too ;-).

This month I will publish seven articles tribute to this illustrators.
There was 31 days for Inktober, there will be 31 artists featured here.
There is no ranking order, it’s not a « top 31 » thing. It is just a ways to share about men and women with great artistic skills and a stunning creativity. Enjoy this graphical artistic ride 😉

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31 tales illustrations by Dimitris Pantazis

Do you love tales, Alice in Wonderland and other stories ? Dimitris Pantazis love them too, they inspired him for a great serie of drawings he painted during Inktober 2018. Do you want to learn more about him and to have a look a his drawings ? Sit comfortably, it’s beginnng now. Once upon a time…

Once upon a time, there was a greek artist named Dimitris Pantazis. I discovered his art last year during Inktober. I already wrote about him in my first article about Jake Parker‘s challenge, how I liked the way he played with mythological characters.

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The magical doodle art world of Barbara Sroka

Barbara Sroka style will immerse you in a magical world populated with strange creatures and mysterious characters. Discover her art in a stunning video slideshow. Learn more about her favourite artists, her drawing material and her projects in an interview.

Barbara Sroka is a polish artist. I discovered her artworks during Inktober 2018 and i was really hooked by her style. There is something from Moebius and Kerby Rosanes in her stroke,  her drawings are populated with shamans, magic,  monster, fantastic buildings and so many details that immerse you in her amazing universe. In a few words : Barbara Sroka rocks!

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